Fire gutted 18 rooms, 8 toilets in Kano Nursing School

Kano State Fire Service has confirmed that 18 rooms and eight toilets razed in Wednesday night fire of Nursing and Midwifery, Kano.

Alhaji Saidu Muhammed, Public Officer of Service, confirmed incident in an interview with Agency of Nigeria (NAN), on Thursday in Kano.

Muhammed said that Service received a distressed call one Ibrahim Bashir of fire outbreak a students’ hostel in the .












He said the fire started about 6:37 p.m. gutted upper floor of the building destroying 18 rooms and eight toilets.

The spokesman said that a team of fire fighters were deployed to the scene extinguished the fire, adding that there were no casualties in the incident.

Muhammad enjoined residents to keep fire buckets, blankets and extinguishers at home to curtail fire incident.

He added that the cause of the fire is being investigated. (NAN)